Giving business a helping Shand

The chief executive of Dorset Chamber of Commerce and Industry has hailed the investment and innovation made by a growing family business. Ian Girling had a tour of the new Lesley Shand funeral directors’ branch in Corfe Mullen that has artfully combined tradition and modernity. It is part of the Douch Family Funeral Directors group and the new facility replaced an old inadequate building.

Dorset hits a record high

Dorset Chamber of Commerce and Industry goes from strength to strength with two new Platinum Business Partners

Students and apprentices bridge the gap

Apprentices inspired the next generation when Dorset’s pioneering Young Chamber Programme was launched at the Avonbourne Trust in Bournemouth. They gave more than 50 students from the trust’s Avonbourne Sixth Form, Avonbourne College and Harewood College an insight into the world of work. Former student Lauren Moss, 19, now working at investment banking giant JP Morgan, was among the apprentices … Read More